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If you were inspired by the London marathon, why not think about trying a shorter run this weekend?

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Scorton Bikes and Barrows Festival is a great attraction for all the family

Scorton villagers gear up for Bikes and Barrows Festival

The Scorton “Bikes and Barrows” Festival is back for its' seventh year and organisers are promising it to be their most exciting yet.

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Standfast staff thought to have been taken during the 1930s.

Lancaster nostalgia: Standfast & Barracks

In this week’s nostalgia Louise Bryning looks back on staff memories at Lancaster’s Standfast & Barracks.

Nostalgia
Grunge lost a legend in this year

1994: A look back at the big stories

This week in 1994, Richard Nixon, the 37th president of the United States, died in a New-York City hospital four days after suffering a stroke. He was 81.
Nostalgia
Recipe from the Walled Garden Restaurant at Barton Grange, Preston

RECIPE: Spring lamb is now at its best...here’s how to enjoy

Now that spring has finally arrived we can make the most of the beautiful seasonal lamb that will be available in Lancashire’s fine butchers and local supermarkets.

Eating Out
Lancaster exhibition shows island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned

Lancaster exhibition shows island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned

An exhibition by a photographer who spent childhood holidays on Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned, will be displayed at Lancaster’s Dukes theatre.

Theatre and Comedy
Mused will play at the Carleton next month.

Muse tribute band to play in Morecambe

The UK’s number one Muse tribute band will be coming to Morecambe next month.

Music
The Toll House Inn.

REVIEW: Toll House Inn, Lancaster

The former Penny Street Bridge was refurbished and renamed the Toll House by Thwaites in 2015.

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Les and Karleen Cross who live on the Lancaster Canal

‘I’d never go back to a house - a boat is stressless’

As an increasing number of people are attracted to life on Lancashire’s canal network, Stef Hall meets two families who have made their home afloat.
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Private Walter Helmn the soldier from the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment died of wounds on May 6,1917 at the age of 24.

Morecambe nostalgia: remembering soldier fatally injured in WWI battle

The Union flag will be flown at the Barton, Bilsborrow and Myerscough War Memorial next month in memory of Private Walter Helmn.

Nostalgia
Wray Scarecrow Festival.  Andy Newport with sons Harry, 3 and Max, 5 with their scarecrow.

Special year for Wray Scarecrow festival

Plans are well underway for the Wray Scarecrow Festival which attracts hundreds to the village each year.

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Skerton Council School pose for another photograph with John (Jack) Tyson Bleasdale bottom left hands clasped round his knees leaning against the wall.

Lancaster nostalgia: football in Skerton

Local historian Terry Ainsworth looks back on the footballing days in Skerton.

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The cast from Attic Door Productions pose outside Lancaster Castle ahead of their show, The Two Gentleman of Verona.

Shakespeare returns to Lancaster Castle

Picture reveals Shakespeare’s return to Lancaster Castle this month.

Theatre and Comedy
Chris Barber's Jazzband. Picture by Luc Lodder.

Jazz artist Chris Barber to play in Morecambe

A star in international jazz, Chris Barber, is coming to Morecambe this month.

Music
Jason Manford will be appearing at the Grand in December.

Lancaster Grand becoming popular comedy hub

A Lancaster theatre is becoming a popular hub for comedy within the city as it attracts big names in sell-out shows.

Theatre and Comedy

VIDEO: Is this the perfect Sunday lunch?

As folk across the region are busy peeling spuds and slicing carrots ready for their Easter lunch, it got us wondering, what makes your perfect Sunday lunch?
Eating Out
Review: Moor Hall; Taste of success at historic hall with a touch of Lancashire class

Review: Moor Hall; Taste of success at historic hall with a touch of Lancashire class

Moor Hall is a building with a back story at the beginning of an auspicious new chapter in its life.

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Club Tropicana will take place at the Platform this week.

Tropicana 80s night back in Morecambe

The sound of the 80s will be back this weekend as Club Tropicana returns to the resort.

Music
RECIPE: Harrissa roasted aubergine, spiced red pepper, apricot, feta

RECIPE: Harrissa roasted aubergine, spiced red pepper, apricot, feta

Great hot taste of North Africa for warmer days.

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Robert Taylor as George Michael. The Preston singer will be bringing his show to Morecambe.

George Michael tribute star speaks ahead of Morecambe sell-out show

A George Michael tribute artist has spoken of his dedication to the icon ahead of his Morecambe show.

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